Mark Zuckerberg announces PM Modi’s planned visit to Facebook HQ,


Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, on Sunday announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the the headquarters of Facebook during his visit to United States later this month.

His Facebook update posted on Sunday read, “I’m excited to announce that Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India will be visiting Facebook HQ later this month for a Townhall Q&A.”

Zuckerberg, who met PM Modi in India last year said that among other things they will discuss on how ‘communities can work together to address social and economic challenges.’

fbHe added, “We want to hear your questions. Please ask them in the comments below and we’ll try to get to as many as possible. The event will be on Sunday, September 27 at 9:30am pacific time. I’ll post the lik ve video here and it will also be on Prime Minister Modi’s page.”

Modi was quick to thank the Facebook CEO for his invitation to his headquarters.

His Facebook post read, “I thank Mr. Mark Zuckerberg for the invite to visit the Facebook HQ. I look forward to the Townhall Q&A on Sunday 27th September at 10 PM IST (9:30 AM Pacific time). The interaction will cover a wide range of issues and will surely be a memorable one.

“This programme will be incomplete without your participation! Share your questions on Facebook.
I urge you all to share your questions on the ‘Narendra Modi Mobile App.’ Your questions will make this a programme to be remembered.”

PM Modi is also likely to meet President Obama during his US visit.